5 Pounds English - Afrikaans

Features

Country South Africa
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-1960)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1950-1959
Value 5 Pounds (5)
Currency Pound (1825-1961)
Composition Paper
Size 171 × 97 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# 96,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.
Hern# 176-199
Brian Hern, John Bothma, Hercie Peterse; 2017. Hern's Handbook on South African Coins and Patterns 2017/18 (9th edition). Gary Levitan, Ferndale, South Africa.

Obverse

Van Riebeeck left, Denomination English over Afrikaans

Lettering: South African Reserve Bank / Suid-Afrikaanse Reserwebank

Reverse

Sailing ship centre

Lettering: South African Reserve Bank / Suid-Afrikaanse Reserwebank

Watermark

Portrait of van Riebeeck

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1950  P#96as, Hern#176; Specimen, Signature M.H. de Kock
1951  2,500,000 P#96a, Hern#182; Signature M.H. de Kock
1952  2,500,000 P#96a, Hern#183; Signature M.H. de Kock
1952  P#96as, Hern#176; Specimen, Signature M.H. de Kock
1953  3,000,000 P#96b, Hern#193; Signature M.H. de Kock
1953  P#96bs, Hern#185; Specimen, Signature M.H. de Kock
1953  P#96bt, Hern#184; Colour trial, Signature M.H. de Kock
1954  3,500,000 P#96c, Hern#194; Signature M.H. de Kock
1955  5,500,000 P#96c, Hern#195; Signature M.H. de Kock
1956  2,500,000 P#96c, Hern#196; Signature M.H. de Kock
1957  3,500,000 P#96c, Hern#197; Signature M.H. de Kock
1958  4,500,000 P#96c, Hern#198; Signature M.H. de Kock
1959  3,500,000 P#96c, Hern#199; Signature M.H. de Kock
1959  P#96cs, Hern#185; Specimen, Signature M.H. de Kock
1959  P#96ct, Hern#184; Colour trial, Signature M.H. de Kock

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Country: South Africa
Languages : English Afrikaans
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